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Seasonal: Creative Art with Outland Studios owner Brandon Cowie- Daisy Canvas
Monday, August 28, 2017
 
Date: Monday, August 28th
Time: 6 PM to 8 PM
Fee: $30
 

Come join Munnell Run Farm as we welcome our newest instructor to the guest artisan series, Brandon Cowie. With a degree in fine arts from Edinboro and a lifelong interest in the arts, Brandon has a passion for art and his classes are full of creativity and fun! All materials will be provided including a wide array of patterns to choose from at the door. 

 
Please pre-register and pre-pay by August 24th. Make checks payable to: Munnell Run Farm, 24 Avalon Court, Suite 300, Mercer, PA 16137.
 
The program will take place in the Munnell Run Farm "Pig Barn" aka activity building.
 
 
Seasonal: Back to the Basics of Tole Painting: Brush Strokes, Shading, Highlighting
Monday, September 11, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
 
 
Date: Monday, Sept 11th
 
Time: 6:30 PM to 8 PM
 
Fee:  $18 
 
Come learn the abcs of tole painting in this introductory class that highlights brush strokes, highlighting, and shading in the lost art of tole painting with Georgia Mosebach, a guest artisan with over 25 years of experience.  At the completion of class you will  leave with your very own wooden pumpkin craft.  This program will be held in the Munnell Run Farm "Pig Barn" located in Mercer, PA.
  
Please call 724-662-2242 and pre-register by September 8th.
 
You must also pre-pay by that date in order to be considered registered.  Make checks payable to: Munnell Run Farm, 24 Avalon Court, Suite 300, Mercer, PA 16137. 
 
General: Munnell Run Farm Quilt Guild
Thursday, September 14, 2017
 
   
 
The Munnell Run Farm Quilt Guild is currently looking for individuals interested in learning the lost art of quilting.  No experience is necessary.  We meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month.  If interested please contact 724-662-2242. Meetings are held from 6 PM to 8 PM in the Munnell Run Farm "Pig Barn" located at 753 Greenville Road, Mercer, PA 16137.
 
General: Farm Day
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Munnell Run Farm's
 
           13th Annual
 
Farm Day
 
Sunday, September 17th 11 AM- 4 PM 
 
An event that celebrates our local rural heritage.  Free family event.  We ask that you bring a canned good to donate to our local food warehouse.
 
Will be held rain or shine. 
 
Seasonal: Looking to the Skies: Ospreys and Eagles
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time: 6 PM to 7:30 PM
  
 
 
Location: Maurice K Goddard State Park, Launch 1
 
Time: 6 PM to 7:30 PM
 

Come join the staff at the Mercer County Conservation District in cooperation with Maurice K Goddard State Park for a program that showcases our national bird, the Bald Eagle, and the fishhawk, the osprey. Come and learn about the history of these magnificent creatures and how we were able to save it from extinction. It’s a true success story about people righting a environmental wrong that was done. We will discuss current issues today and highlight ways you can help to protect these awe-inspiring creatures. Be sure to bring your binoculars so we can go look for some at the program.

 
 
Seasonal: Hydrangea Wreath
Thursday, September 28, 2017
 Dates: Thursday, Sept 28th 6 PM to 8 PM
Sunday, Oct 1st 3 PM to 5 PM 
Fee: $25 
 
Come join guest artisan Cyndi Burk as she guides you into designing your very own hydrangea wreath for your fall decor.  Please bring wire cutters; all other materials will be provided.  Pre-registration and pre-payment is required by Sept 25 for the Sept 28th class and by Sept 28th for the Oct 1st class. Call 724-662-2242 for questions and to pre-register.  The program will take place in the Munnell Run Farm Pig Barn. 
  
Make checks payable to: Munnell Run Farm Foundation, 24 Avalon Court, Suite 300, Mercer, PA 16137. 
 
Seasonal: Hydrangea Wreath
Sunday, October 01, 2017
 Dates: Thursday, Sept 28th 6 PM to 8 PM
Sunday, Oct 1st 3 PM to 5 PM 
Fee: $25 
 
Come join guest artisan Cyndi Burk as she guides you into designing your very own hydrangea wreath for your fall decor.  Please bring wire cutters; all other materials will be provided.  Pre-registration and pre-payment is required by Sept 25 for the Sept 28th class and by Sept 28th for the Oct 1st class. Call 724-662-2242 for questions and to pre-register.  The program will take place in the Munnell Run Farm Pig Barn. 
  
Make checks payable to: Munnell Run Farm Foundation, 24 Avalon Court, Suite 300, Mercer, PA 16137. 
 
Seasonal: Things that Go Bump in the Night
Saturday, October 14, 2017
 
 
Saturday, October 14th
 
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 
This is a family friendly event for all ages!  We'll start the night with a wagon ride up to the woodlot and hike through the darkness to learn about animals of the night (owls, bats,etc).  We dare you to try it without a flashlight!  But for those of you who want to bring a light along we'll have red tinted cellophane to help with night vision.  At the end of the night hike/walk join us around the bonfire for some treats!  We suggest that everybody dress for the weather and wear closed toe shoes!  
We invite scout troops, teams, and other groups to join us!
 
Please call (724)662-2242 and ask about the group rate!  
 
Be sure to pre-register by October 11th!  Don't miss out on this unique way to experience nature!  
 
The fee for the program is $5/adult; 17 & under are free (3 people and up) 
 *** This is NOT a haunted event*** 
 
 
Seasonal: Fall Wreath
Monday, October 16, 2017
 
 
Monday, October 13th 6 PM to 8 PM
Fee: $30 
 
Come join guest artisan Cyndi Burk as she teaches you the basics to making your own corn tassel wreath.  Fall flowers will be added to the decor.  All materials will be provided.  Please pre-register and pre-pay by October 12th.  Call 724-662-2242 for questions.
 
Please make checks payable to: Munnell Run Farm, 24 Avalon Court, Suite 300, Mercer, PA 16137. 
 
Seasonal: "Get Outside, Come Alive" Series: All the Honks about Geese
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Come join the Mercer County Conservation District as they welcome a brand new series to their program line up called “Get Outside, Come Alive”. This series is designed to highlight conservation and recreation throughout Mercer County and in the state of PA. This is a monthly series. Each month will highlight a new topic.The program runs from 6 PM to 7:30 PM and you must pre-register by the Friday before. The fee for the program is $5 per adult; children 17 & under are free but must be accompanied by an adult. These programs will be held in the Munnell Run Farm Pig barn. To pre-register please call 724-662-2242.

Topic: All the Honks about Geese
Date: Tuesday, October 17th
Time: 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Fee: $5/ adult; 17 & under free *must be accompanied by an adult
Pre-register by October 10th
 
Special guest Specialty Outdoors of Butler County will be conducting an interactive program on the Canadian Goose. Come learn about the life history and biology of this species, current trends with this species, and ways to deal with nuisance issues.  Hunting will also be touched upon.  This is a hands on learning experience for the entire family.
 
General: Munnell Run Farm Quilt Guild
Thursday, October 19, 2017
 
   
 
The Munnell Run Farm Quilt Guild is currently looking for individuals interested in learning the lost art of quilting.  No experience is necessary.  We meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month.  If interested please contact 724-662-2242. Meetings are held from 6 PM to 8 PM in the Munnell Run Farm "Pig Barn" located at 753 Greenville Road, Mercer, PA 16137.
 
Seasonal: Wagon Wheel Rug Weaving
Monday, October 23, 2017
 
 
Date: Monday, Oct 23rd
Time: 6 PM to 9 PM
Fee: $40 (includes hoop)
 
Come join special guest artisan, Cyndi Burk, owner of the Nut House on RT 19, as she teaches you the history of wagon wheel rug weaving and also how to make your very own. Please be sure to bring 7 yards of fabric; 4 of one version and 3 of another. Any material with cotton in it will work. (Note: Do not rip prior to coming to class). Also bring scissors and a j hook, if you have one.  The class will provide all other materials and you also get to take the hoop home with you.
 
Pre-payment and pre-registration is due by Oct 19th.   Make checks payable to: Munnell Run Farm, 24 Avalon Court, Suite 300, Mercer, PA 16137. Please call to pre-register as well at 724-662-2242.
 
Seasonal: "National Parks Showcase" Movie Night Part 1
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
 
 
Time: 6- 7:30 PM
 
Program Fee: Free 
 
Come join the Mercer County Conservation District at their National Park Movie night video series.  We will discover many of the hidden treasures that makes each national park unique and special.
 
The program will take place in the Munnell Run Farm Pig Barn in Mercer, PA.   
 
Please pre-register by October 30th at 724-662-2242.
 
 
Holiday: Pine Wreath
Sunday, November 05, 2017
Time: 3 PM to 5 PM

 

 
Sunday, November 5th 3 PM to 5 PM
Fee: $30
 
Come join Munnell Run Farm in conjunction with Cyndi Burk for a how to program on making and decorating your very own winter wreath for the holiday season.. Cyndi Burk is a very innovative and talented artisan who owns “The Nut House” in Mercer, PA. She is a florist by trade, but is also very accomplished at painting, refurbishing old items, making treasure out of trash, just to name a few. She is also a very accomplished gardener who loves growing and cooking with herbs.

The class will be held from 3 PM to 5 PM at the Munnell Run Farm “Pig Barn” (753 Greenville Road, Mercer, PA 16137) which is located one mile outside the courthouse on Route 58 going towards Greenville. 

 

We ask that you bring any decorative items to enhance your natural wreath as well as wire cutters. All other materials will be provided. The cost for the program is $30 and we ask that you pre-register and pre-pay by Nov 2nd. Space is limited so please pre-register today! You can do so by calling (724) 662- 2242.

 
General: "National Parks Showcase" Movie Night Part 2
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
 
Time: 6- 7:30 PM
 
Program Fee: Free
 
Come join the Mercer County Conservation District at their National Park Movie night video series. We will discover many of the hidden treasures that makes each national park unique and special.
 
The program will take place in the Munnell Run Farm Pig Barn in Mercer, PA.
 
Please pre-register by November 13th at 724-662-2242.
 
 
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